University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

Guide to the American Association of University Professors, University of Houston Chapter Records



Overview of the Collection

Creator American Association of University Professors. University of Houston Chapter
Collection Title American Association of University Professors, University of Houston Chapter Records
Dates 1958-1968
Identification 1969-071
Physical Description 1.00 Linear Feet
Language of Materials English
Repository University of Houston Libraries M.D. Anderson Library 4333 University Drive Houston, TX, 77204-2000 URL: http://info.lib.uh.edu/ Email: rmrichardson@uh.edu Phone: 713-743-9229

Historical Note:

The purpose of the University of Houston Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) was to "facilitate a more effective cooperation among teachers and research scholars in the university community for the promotion of the interests of higher education and research and in general to increase the usefulness and advance the standards, ideals, and welfare of the profession."

As cited in the organization's Constitution, membership and voting was limited to members of the faculty of the University of Houston who were Active or Emeritus Members and Junior Members of the American Association of University Professors. Associate Members of the American Association of University Professors could be invited to meetings as the Executive Council deemed necessary.


Scope and Contents

The American Association of University Professors, University of Houston Chapter Records consists mainly of documents directly related to the organization including the Constitution, minutes, bank statements, letters, correspondence, membership lists, and newsletters.


Arrangement of Materials:

The collection arrived at the archives in relatively good order, which has been maintained where possible. For preservation and access reasons the collection has been re-boxed and re-foldered. New folder titles conform, as closely as possible, to original folder titles, except when the original was obviously incomplete, incorrect, or confusing. Original folder and item order has been maintained whenever possible. Exceptions were made when folders were obviously misfiled or when no order was apparent.

Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access:

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian. Reproduction decisions will be made by Special Collections staff on a case-by-case basis.


Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Corporate Name:
American Association of University Professors.  University of Houston Chapter
University of Houston
University of Houston -- Faculty
Genre/Form of Material:
Bank statements
Correspondence
Minutes
Newsletters
Records (documents)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation:

American Association of University Professors, University of Houston Chapter, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries.


Detailed List of Contents

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1 1 Constitution



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1 2 Minutes 1958-1959



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1 3 Minutes 1961-1962



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1 4 Minutes 1961-1962



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1 5 Minutes 1963



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1 6 Minutes 1964-1965



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1 7 Minutes 1966-1967



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1 8 Account Authorization & I.D. Card



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1 9 Bank Statements 1963-1964



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1 10 Bank Statements 1964/1965-1967



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1 11 Bank Statements 1967-1968



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1 12 Chapter Letters 1958-1959



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1 13 Chapter Letters 1960-1961



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1 14 Chapter Letters 1962-1963



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1 15 Chapter Letters 1964



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1 16 Chapter Letters 1966-1967



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1 17 Correspondence 1958-1959



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1 18 Correspondence 1960-1961



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1 19 Correspondence 1962-1963



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1 20 Correspondence 1964



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1 21 Correspondence 1965-1966



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1 22 Correspondence 1967-1968



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1 23 Executive Council Minutes 1962-1964



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1 24 Executive Council Minutes 1965-1966



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1 25 Finances & Bills Paid 1961-1963



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1 26 Finances & Bills Paid 1964-1966



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1 27 Information for Chapter Officers



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1 28 Mailing Addresses (Members)



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1 29 Membership Applications & Reply Forms



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1 30 Membership 1959-1960



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1 31 Membership 1960-1961



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1 32 Membership 1962-1963



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1 33 Membership 1964



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1 34 Membership 1965



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1 35 Membership 1966



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1 36 Membership 1967-1968



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1 37 Membership undated



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1 38 Memo/Notices 1957-1960



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1 39 Memos/Newsletters 1961-1962



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1 40 Memos/Newsletters/Notices 1966-1968



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1 41 Miscellaneous



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1 42 National Membership Brochures



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1 43 Notes, Directions & Procedures



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1 44 Planning Committee



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1 45 Salary Charts & Information on Academic Salaries 1960/1961-1965-1966



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1 46 Statements of Council Nominees



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1 47 Statements on Government and College Universities



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1 48 Texas Conference 1964-1966



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1 49 Treasurer's Report 1958-1960



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1 50 UH Campus Maps



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1 51 West Texas State University - 1967 Study of Texas College Libraries